Denver, CO February 1, 2018
Rugby Catalyst Inc. announced today it has closed its first round of funding to begin the execution of premium rugby events, licensing rights and expansion. The investors in this round include private investors, employees and strategic partners. The funds will be used to launch the Rugged Rugby Tour 2018, and continued licensing rights for Rugby Pro and rugby related media.
Angelo Tanner the CEO of Rugby Catalyst Inc., said, “Over the past year, Rugby Catalyst established key locations and relationships around the United States. This round will enable us to deliver the Rugged Rugby Tour starting in spring 2018. “
In addition to launching the Rugged Rugby Tour, increasing marketing efforts and acquiring sponsorship partners, the funds allow Rugby Catalyst to continue expansion across the United States.
“We are excited about building a rugby entertainment ecosystem and bringing new fans to the sport of rugby in America,” said Greg Tanner, of Professional Rugby Agency. Professional Rugby Agency is part of the Rugby Catalyst professional network.
Rugby Catalyst owns and operates Ruby Pro, Rugged Rugby Tour, and is a strategic partner of Professional Rugby Agency.
About Rugby Catalyst
Rugby Catalyst combines rugby, creativity and experiences to create and extend unforgettable rugby events. Our platforms combine hospitality, sponsorship, apparel, and media – allowing fans to connect over a premium community experience. Surrounded by the high-performance sport of rugby, our events are impactful, entertaining, and engaging.